There will be a parade today with festivities focused around town square.
Quite fitting since there is a statue of this early French ally standing in the middle of town.
Major General Marquis de Lafayette.
or otherwise known as
Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roche Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette
his given name.
You can read more here.
Have a save and wonderful long holiday weekend.
(and Yes, they dyed the water tidy bowl blue????)